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  • Opal:
    You couldn't give up.
    Preacher:
    Opal.
    Opal:
    You give up on everything .
    Preacher:
    That's not true.
    Opal:
    It is true, all you do is give up. You just slip your head back into your stupid turtle shell and give up. You won't talk, you won't go to parties, and I bet you didn't even go out looking for my mama when she left. I bet you just let her run off too.
    Preacher:
    I couldn't stop her, I tried, no, I tried. what you didn't think I wanted her to stay too? She was everything to me.
    Opal:
    You didn't try she wasn't everything to you.
    Preacher:
    Yes she was, Opal, she was everything, everything. I.. I failed her Opal, I tried, and I tried.
    Opal:
    You didn't try! I know you didn't.
    Preacher:
    I tried, I tried and I tried and I tried with everything I had. It's my fault Opal it's all my fault. I'm sorry.
    Opal:
    Daddy?
    Preacher:
    And don't you believe losing Winn-Dixie isn't going to upset me more than it does you, I love that dog, I love him too.
    Opal:
    I love you daddy.
    Preacher:
    I love you too.
    ‐ Submitted by Sophia R (3 years ago)